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In certain situations, particularly in infrequently visited rooms, a light left on unnecessarily can remain on for some time. In these circumstances it is likely advantageous to install occupancy sensors, such that lights are shut off several minutes after a room is left unoccupied.
What You Need to Do
Step 1Engage an electrician or lighting specialist to occupancy sensor options for your home.
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